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Robert M. Young


Born in New York City. Made many award-winning documentaries including The Eskimo: Fight for Life (1970) and a documentary about the civil war in Angola. In 1978 he won the Camera d'Or at Cannes and Best Feature at San Sebastian for Alambrista! (1977). See full bio »

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Alambrista! Director
(1977)
Caught Director
(1996)
(1988)

Filmography

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 2011 The Maze (Documentary)
 2004-2009 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Deadlock (2009) ... (as Robert Young)
- Unfinished Business (2006) ... (as Robert Young)
- Final Cut (2005)
- Six Degrees of Separation (2004) ... (as Robert Young)
 2004 Human Error
 1997-1998 Nothing Sacred (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Kindred Spirits (1998)
- Calling (1997)
 1996 Caught
 1995 Slave of Dreams (TV Movie)
 1995 Solomon & Sheba (TV Movie)
 1993 Roosters
 1987 We Are the Children (TV Movie)
 1986 Extremities
 1986 Saving Grace
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1979 Rich Kids
 1978 NBC Special Treat (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Snowbound (1978)
 1977 Alambrista!
 1977 Short Eyes
 1972-1976 National Geographic Specials (TV Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- Man of Serengeti (1972)
 1973 Children of the Fields (Short)
 1970 The Eskimo: Fight for Life (Documentary) (as Robert Young)
 1969 J.T. (TV Movie)
 1967 At the Winter Sea Ice Camp: Part 4 (Documentary short) (as Robert Young)
 1960 World Wide '60 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Living End (1960)
 1956 Secrets of the Reef (Documentary)
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Other Works:

Shot two live in-concert music videos, "Truth & Memory" and "You, Me and Heresy", for actor Steven Schub's ska band, "The Fenwicks".

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Alternate Names:

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